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2018 Porsche 911 GT2 RS

What does Porsche's PDK stand for?

There are many abbreviations in the world of the automobile. You may think you know what most of them stand for, but others may leave you scratching your head. One of those is likely to be PDK, the name given to the automatic gearbox used by Porsche. And there's a reason you don't see the full name... read more

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2019 Chevrolet Corvette ZR1

Pair of Corvettes, including first 2019 ZR1, fetches $2.3M at auction

General Motors has raised $2.325 million for charity, although the automaker didn't do it all on its own. It had a little help from none other than George W. Bush, plus... read more January 21, 2018 by


 
Genovation GXE video

Genovation's 800-horsepower electric Corvette hits the road

Genovation debuted its electric GXE sports car at the 2018 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas earlier in the month, but now we finally have the first video of the silent... read more January 20, 2018 by


 
McLaren Composites Technology Center (MCTC)

McLaren has no plans to build an SUV to challenge Lamborghini, Ferrari

Despite the growing trend toward high-end SUVs, one supercar maker has no plans to fall in line. That would be McLaren, which said it has absolutely no plans to introduce a... read more January 18, 2018 by


 
Alleged patent drawing for Lotus SUV - Image via PC Auto

Lotus seems dead serious about building a crossover SUV

Lotus earned a new lease on life when China's Zhejiang Geely Holding Group agreed to purchase a 51-percent stake in the storied British brand last May. With steady financing... read more January 18, 2018 by


 
TVR Griffith on display at NEC Classic Motor Show, Birmingham, Nov 2017

Welsh government buys stake in TVR

In order to ensure the people of Wales benefit from the reborn TVR, the Welsh government has acquired a roughly 3 percent stake in the company for about $700,000. The stake... read more January 18, 2018 by


 
Michael Schumacher’s Ferrari F2001 race car from the 2001 Formula 1 World Championship

Marchionne: Ferrari SUV coming by 2020, will embody brand's driving characteristics

Ferrari chairman and Fiat-Chrysler CEO Sergio Marchionne assured loyalists that Ferrari's forthcoming SUV will behave and drive as a proper Ferrari should—and it's... read more January 17, 2018 by


 
Porsche scale engine model is a museum gift shop bestseller

Porsche has a best seller in its scale-model engine

We already know that visitors to the Porsche Museum in Zuffenhausen have an affinity for honey. That's just one of the many items available in the gift shop you'll find on... read more January 12, 2018 by


 
McLaren 570GT Sport Pack

Sports Series upgrades sharpen the 2018 McLaren 570GT

McLaren has introduced upgrades to its Sports Series for 2018 that focus mainly on the 570GT and make this usually more comfortable car a bit sharper. Specifically, customers... read more January 11, 2018 by


 
Genovation GXE

Genovation’s 800-horsepower Corvette EV debuts at 2018 CES

Genovation, an engineering skunkworks based in Rockville, Maryland, has finally shown us its Corvette-based electric sports car. The company made the debut this week at the... read more January 11, 2018 by


 
Vanderhall Edison² electric three wheeler

Vanderhall Edison² electric 3-wheeler looks to beat Morgan to the punch

Vanderhall is a company best known for its take on the reverse trike. These $30,000-or-so 3-wheelers are a fun alternative to driving any sort of normal 4-wheel means of... read more January 10, 2018 by


 
2018 BMW M5's custom Pirelli tires

Get a grip: 2018 BMW M5 rides on specially engineered Pirelli P Zero tires

BMW announced on Tuesday it had smashed the record for the longest-sustained drift of 232.5 miles with the 2018 M5, but a tailored set of rubber helped get the job done with... read more January 9, 2018 by


 
IED Turin and Hyundai's PassoCorto sports car concept

Hyundai hybrid sports car confirmed

Hyundai is working on a plug-in hybrid sports car with two seats, senior executives have confirmed to Australian media. The Korean automaker revealed on Monday at the 2018... read more January 9, 2018 by


 
Jay Leno takes a look at a 1971 Datsun 240Z

Massively modified Datsun 240Z rides into Jay Leno's Garage

Datsun fan Dominic Le is back with a fresh new ride to share with Jay Leno. Le is the man behind the site Chasing Js, which is a corner of the Internet carved out for an... read more January 9, 2018 by


 
Teaser for 2019 Hyundai Veloster debuting at 2018 North American International Auto Show

2019 Hyundai Veloster teased ahead of Detroit debut

Hyundai’s Veloster is a great deal of fun for buyers on a budget. It offers agile handling, punchy performance and decent space—all for a reasonable starting... read more January 7, 2018 by


 
2018 Aston Martin DB11 V8

Aston Martin delivered most cars since 2008 in 2017

Last year was a good one for British luxury and sports car maker Aston Martin. The brand announced on Thursday that 2017 marked the highest number of cars delivered since... read more January 5, 2018 by


 
 

 
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